Baseball states Friday: Roselle Park, Roselle Catholic triumph; Elizabeth, Oratory Prep fall

Four Union County baseball teams were able to play their state tournament contests Friday, with two winning and two falling. Roselle Park, the 14th seed, won at sixth-seeded Weehawken 7-0 in a North 2, Group 1 quarterfinal. The Panthers, who captured the section in 2011, will play at either 10th-seeded Secaucus or second-seeded Ridgefield Tuesday in […]

Roselle Catholic’s record-setting track unit runs off with accolades

Sets school mark in sprint medley event with fine Union County Relays time of 3:37.5

Roselle Catholic’s record-setting sprint medley relay team ran off with plenty of accolades from the school’s annual spring athletic convocation. Mike Cianci, Tyler Tucker, Matthew Boscia and Nael Jean-Jacques set the school record of 3:37.5 at the 2013 Union County Relay Championships held at Gary Kehler Stadium in Westfield. Tucker, who ran 22.6 in the […]

Saturday’s UCT softball final postponed once more; Baseball, softball state tournament postponement information here

The 38th annual softball Union County Tournament championship game between two-time defending champion and second-seeded Governor Livingston and top-seeded Westfield – re-scheduled for Saturday at 11 a.m. at Kean University’s Cougar Field in Union – was postponed once more because of Friday’s rain and Saturday’s expected rainfall. No new date, time and site for the […]

UCT softball final now Saturday at 11 a.m. at Kean – weather permitting of course; Baseball, softball state tournament schedules here

The 38th annual softball Union County Tournament championship game between two-time defending champion and second-seeded Governor Livingston and top-seeded Westfield has been moved to this Saturday – May 25 – at 11 .am. at Kean University’s Cougar Field in Union. With more rain in the forecast for Friday and Saturday, the game c0uld possibly be […]

Sunday’s UCT softball final between Westfield and GL postponed because of rain; Makeup date still to be determined

The 38th annual softball Union County Tournament championship game that was scheduled to be played at noon Sunday (May 19) at Kean University’s Cougar Field in Union has been postponed because of rain. A makeup date has yet to be determined. When the game is played it will be second-seeded and two-time defending champion Governor […]

GL softball team going for 3rd straight UCT championship; will face Westfield in Sunday’s noon final at Kean

Highlanders and Blue Devils captured one-run semifinal victories Satrurday

38th ANNUAL SOFTBALL UNION COUNTY TOURNAMENT FINAL AT KEAN UNIVERSITY’S COUGAR FIELD SUNDAY, MAY 19, NOON 2-Gov. Livingston (14-7) vs. 1-Westfield (17-5) GL pitcher: Senior RH Jordan Robbins (11-5) Westfield pitcher: Junior RH Elena Scarano (12-2)   Saturday’s Semifinal Scores at Kean Governor Livingston 4, New Providence 3 Westfield 5, Johnson 4 UNION – Governor […]

Union County baseball, softball state tournament matchups here

UNION COUNTY IN STATES 2013 BASEBALL First round May 20 North 2, Group 4: 9-Ridge at 8-Elizabeth 12-Union at 5-North Hunterdon 10-Westfield at 7-Scotch Plains 15-Linden at 2-Edison North 2, Group 3: 16-Rahway at 1-Cranford 9-Nutley at 8-Summit 10-Chatham at 7-Gov. Livingston North 2, Group 1: 12-Belvidere at 5-New Providence 13-Science Park at 4-Dayton 14-Roselle […]

UCT softball semifinals are Saturday at Kean; 3-New Providence vs. 2-GL and 4-Johnson vs. 1-Westfield

Championship game is Sunday at Kean

The 38th annual softball Union County Tournament will continue Saturday with the semifinals at Kean University’s Cougar Field in Union. At noon it will be third-seeded New Providence vs. second-seeded and two-time defending champion Gov. Livingston in the first semifinal. GL defeated New Providence 9-2 in last year’s final at Kean. That was the first year […]

Summit lacrosse squads capture county crowns in same season for 5th straight year; Boys’ top Westfield, girls’ edge Oak Knoll

Hilltoppers have combined for 14 championships - boys' 9 and girls' 5

The Hilltoppers did it again! For the fifth year in a row both Summit lacrosse teams captured Union County Tournament championships. In the re-scheduled title games played Tuesday night at Johnson High School’s Nonal Field in Clark, it was the top-seeded Summit girls’ edging second-seeded Oak Knoll 10-9 before the top-seeded Summit boys’ downed second-seeded […]

Cranford baseball captures 8th county crown; Williamson tosses 4-hitter to go 4-0 in UCT

Cougars improve to 17-0 with Sunday's victory at Kean

The Cranford baseball team never won the Union County Tournament until 1999. The year before, the Cougars reached the final for the first time in 20 years and fell to Summit. Since 1999, Cranford can’t lose. On Sunday in the 60th annual baseball Union County Tournament championship game at Kean University’s Jim Hynes Class of […]